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Lakemba

Household types

In 2016, the dominant household type in Lakemba was 'Couple families with dependents', and by 2026 the largest forecast increase is expected in 'Couple families with dependents'.

Analysing the future household structure in City of Canterbury Bankstown, especially in conjunction with age structure, provides insight to the role the area plays in the housing market. Some areas, usually with separate housing stock, are dominated by families. Others, with more dense housing in inner city locations have significant numbers of lone person households and couples without dependents.

Forecast household types
Lakemba201620262036Change between 2016 and 2036
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents2,65347.73,07746.73,22945.4+576
Couples without dependents1,10519.91,37820.91,53321.6+428
Group households2935.33234.93384.8+45
Lone person households74713.495114.41,09515.4+348
One parent family4808.65248.05587.8+78
Other families2885.23385.13575.0+69

Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id , the population experts, October 2017.

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2036: 357 One parent family, 2036: 558 Lone person households, 2036: 1,095 Group households, 2036: 338 Couples without dependents, 2036: 1,533 Couple families with dependents, 2036: 3,229 Other families, 2026: 338 One parent family, 2026: 524 Lone person households, 2026: 951 Group households, 2026: 323 Couples without dependents, 2026: 1,378 Couple families with dependents, 2026: 3,077 Other families, 2016: 288 One parent family, 2016: 480 Lone person households, 2016: 747 Group households, 2016: 293 Couples without dependents, 2016: 1,105 Couple families with dependents, 2016: 2,653
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, October 2017.
Forecast change in household types, 2016 to 2036
Forecast change in household types, 2016 to 2036 Forecast change in Other families,  2026 to 2036: 19 Forecast change in One parent family,  2026 to 2036: 34 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2026 to 2036: 144 Forecast change in Group households,  2026 to 2036: 15 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2026 to 2036: 155 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2026 to 2036: 152 Forecast change in Other families,  2016 to 2026: 50 Forecast change in One parent family,  2016 to 2026: 44 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2016 to 2026: 204 Forecast change in Group households,  2016 to 2026: 30 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2016 to 2026: 273 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2016 to 2026: 424
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, October 2017.

Key findings

In 2016, the dominant household type in Lakemba was Couple families with dependents, which accounted for 47.7% of all households.

The largest increase between 2016 and 2026 is forecast to be in Couple families with dependents, which will increase by 424 households and account for 46.7% of all households.

In contrast Group households is forecast to increase by 30 households, to comprise 4.9% of all households in 2026, compared to 5.3% in 2016.

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